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Harry s truman was born on may 8, 1884 in lamar, missouri, usa he was a writer, known for uppdrag i korea (1951), the dupont show of the week (1961. Childhood truman's political party how did he rule after serving in world war i as a captain, harry s truman actively resided in the democratic party being elected. About harry truman: harry s truman was the thirty-third president of the united states (1945–1953) as vice president, he succeeded franklin d roosevel.
Early life and career harry s truman was born in lamar, missouri on may 8, 1884, the oldest child of john anderson truman (1851–1914) and martha ellen. The presidency of harry s truman began on april 12, 1945, when harry s truman became president of the united states upon the death of franklin d roosevelt, and.